An online contest to name the team started this week.
The Red Wings overcame two second-period penalties and took a 2-0 lead on Brendan Smith’s one-timer with 47 seconds remaining in the period.
Lashoff has no goals and two assists in 11 games for the Red Wings this season. He played 75 games for Detroit in 2013-14.
John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12 on Sunday in the highest-scoring NHL All-Star game.
The NHL announced Saturday that the Red Wings will be playing the Colorado Avalanche on February 27 at Denver’s Coors Field — home of the Colorado Rockies — as a part of next season’s Stadium Series.
Gustav Nyquist, Kyle Quincey and Tomas Tatar scored in the first period for Detroit, chasing Nashville goalie Carter Hutton from the game after only one save.
It’s pretty funny to watch, and it’s also good to see he got right back up.
Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock says a groin injury will prevent starting goalie Jimmy Howard from playing in the NHL All-Star Game in two weeks.
Jimmy Howard injured his groin early in the first period of a 3-1 loss at the hands of the Washington Capitals on Saturday, just hours after being named to the 2015 NHL All-Star roster.
The 2015 NHL All-Star jerseys were announced on Friday as “a bold, fresh jersey design is the perfect complement to the speed and agility of those selected to play.”